Student Safety and Self-Protection
“Kela, Kimmy and I just finished our first day of COBRA Self Defense! It was awesome and so enlightening.”Johnette Swinton
“John Graden was an excellent guest on my show. His books and information are valuable. I look forward to working with him again. — Dr. Mehmet Oz, The
“The whole class has changed my outlook in the world. I learned so much that will stay with me for the rest of my life. Everything was life-changing.
Thank you so much for doing this for the community! YOU have made a great impact on all our lives forever!”Kimmy Nguyen
The Safe Student Project is John Graden’s vision to educate students about personal safety and self-protection. From cyber-bullying to sexual assault, his interactive workshops help students stay safe.
John Graden’s Student Safety and Self-Protection Workshop
When you need self-defense, nothing else will do. It’s all up to you. That’s why John Graden’s workshop is so important. This is NOT a Powerpoint presentation. It’s an exciting four-hour hands-on workshop with scenarios, role plays, demonstrations, and strategies to avoid and defend against violence.
Title IX and the Clery Act
With the implementation of the Clery Act and Title IX, schools have a greater responsibility to monitor and report sexual and criminal violence. Our program is designed to work with Title IX coordinators, staff, and students to reduce the threat of criminal violence and increase the safety of all.
What Students Learn in the Safe Student Seminar
The first line of defense that we teach is smart decision making. Temptations abound for a teenage free from parental supervision.
Here are some of the topics that will be covered.
- Sexual Assault Prevention & Defense
- Learn the Truth About Self-Defense
- Discover How an Attacker Chooses Victims
- Close Quarters Combat
- Equalizer Strikes That Can Stop Anyone
- Gaining Control of Your Most Powerful Weapon
- Anti-Abduction Training
- How to Turn Everyday Items into Self-Defense Weapons
- Threat Reduction
- Active Shooter Survival Plan
- Avoiding Danger On and Off Campus
- Stalking and Hazing
- How to Stop a Bully without Violence or Confrontation
- Cyber Bullying and Online Safety
- Safety While Socializing
I loved this class. It totally changed my thinking about safety and awareness. It was great to learn how to get released when a kidnapper grabs your arm and escaping when someone is choking you.Shakela Swinton
Fantastic anti-bullying class today. John was professional, extremely informative, experienced and fun.Tiff McClanathan
This is NOT a powerpoint lecture. Our Teen and College Student Workshop is a four-hour interactive program. Students will learn everything from Active Shooter Response to Rape Prevention. They will be up and be moving most of the day.
Parents are encouraged to participate with their kids and enjoy a truly eye-opening, jaw-dropping experience for everyone in the class.
Participants will be active learning skills, techniques, tactics, and strategies in exciting scenario-based training exercises.
There is no experience or athletic requirements to participate and learn. All that is needed is the desire to learn how to be safer.
World Kickboxing Champion
Author-How to Stop Any Bully
The Teacher of Teachers
Author-7 Rules for Teen & College Student Safety
A Recognized Expert
John has been recognized with cover stories on many major publications including, the Wall Street Journal, documentaries on A&E Network, and as a guest on the Dr. Oz Show and hundreds of other programs.
TV Show Producer & Host
John was the producer and host of a
What to Do Now
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Fees and Travel
4-hour Student & Staff Safety Workshop
$2,500 + lodging
All rates include travel to and from your US based location. Lodging is not included. A 3-star hotel is the minimum rating for overnight stays.
Ask about spreading pricing across multiple campuses of nearby schools. i.e., two nearby schools on the same day.
Custom workshops are always available.
10% backyard discount for Florida seminars with no lodging cost.